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Hagop Mekhjian Endowed Lecture and Institutional Grand Rounds in Medical Ethics

Thursday, Thursday, October 5, 2017 @ 7:00 am      
Location: Location: TBD
Simulcasting: Davis Heart & Lung (DHLRI) 170, Eye and Ear Institute, 3000, Biomedical Research Tower (BRT), 115 and 105, Ross Heart Hospital auditorium, 1215

Keynote Speaker: David Casarett, MD
Chief of Palliative Care Services for Duke University, Health System
Chief of the Section of Palliative Care within Division of General Internal Medicine
Author of Stones: A Doctor's Case for Medical Marijuana
Is medical marijuana really 'medical'?

Bioethics Mekhjian Lecture STD_FINAL.pdfBioethics Mekhjian Lecture STD_FINAL.pdf

More information is forthcoming


Past Lectures:
2016 -- Farr Curlin, lecture on "What does religion have to do with medicine?"
2015 -- Lauris Kaldjian, lecture on "Concepts of Health and Goals of Care in Shared Clinical Decision Making"   
2014 -- John Lantos, lecture on "Family Requests for Futile Treatment"
2013 -- Jeffrey Bishop, lecture on "Popular (NEURO) Science and other Political Schemes"
2012 -- Robert Troug, lecture on "Talking with Patients and Families About Medical Errors"
2011 -- Mark Siegler, lecture on "Should Elective Surgical Patients Be Invited to Serve as Living Kidney Donors?"
2010 -- Ellen Wright Clayton, lecture on "Genetic Testing: Ethical Dilemmas"
2009 -- Edmund Pellegrino, lecture on "What are the Moral Foundations of the Medical Profession?"




For additional information regarding The Annual Hagop S. Mekhjian Medical Ethics and Professionalism Medical Centerwide Grand Rounds, please contact Kelly Bolt (614-366-8405 or kelly.bolt@osumc.edu).